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Joseph-Mitchell-300x169Joseph Mitchell of Abilene, Texas was arrested for allegedly attempting to convince a 13-year-old girl to run away from her Pembroke Pines home so they could go to Canada and “start a new life together.”

Mitchell, 23, faces seven charges, including four counts of using a computer to seduce, solicit or lure a child. He is being held without bond in Broward Main Jail. The press did not say if he has hired an attorney.

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https://www.briansilber.com/files/2017/06/Dr.-Willem-Ouw-240x300.jpgDr. Willem Ouw of Broward County, Florida was arrested last week for allegedly running a “pill mill” from his medical office. Ouw, 84, faces charges for dispensing a controlled substance without authorization by law, conspiracy to dispense oxycodone, and attempting to dispense oxycodone, morphine, and amphetamine. It is unclear if he has acquired the services of an attorney.

Three of Ouw’s employees, Sarah Shoopman of Orange County, Belafonte “Quincy” Byard of Broward County, and Donna Licata of Broward County, were also arrested. They are being charged with one count of conspiracy to dispense a controlled substance without authorization by law. If found guilty, they each face a maximum statutory sentence of 20 years in prison. News sources did not name attorneys for them.

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Ignacio-Calvo-240x300Miami orthopedic surgeon Ignacio Calvo was arrested on June 16 after police allegedly discovered he downloaded and shared pornography featuring children as young as 2 years old.

Calvo, 89, is being charged with one count of transmitting child pornography and ten counts of possession of child pornography. It is unclear if he is being held on bond. News sources did not say if he has hired a defense attorney.

According to the arrest report, law enforcement agents targeted Calvo after discovering he was sharing at least 13 child porn videos on a sharing network that allows users to swap media files.

Federal agents searched Calvo’s Brickell penthouse and reportedly found at least 10 videos on his laptop depicting children under the age of 14 engaged in various sex acts. When questioned by investigators about the videos, Calvo allegedly admitting to downloading them “years ago.”

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Genaro-Delacruz-Ajqui-226x300Genaro Delacruz Ajqui, a native of Guatemala, was arrested on Thursday for his involvement in the June 1 crash in Jupiter, Florida that led to the deaths of paramedics Paul Besaw and Lahiri Garcia.

Ajqui, 39, is being charged with vehicular homicide, DUI manslaughter, driving without a license causing death, and DUI damage to person/property. He was arrested after he was released from St. Mary’s Medical Center on June 15. He is being held at Palm Beach County Jail. It is unclear if he has acquired the services of an attorney.

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Jonathan-Vega-242x300Karate instructor Jonathan Vega of Pembroke Pines, Florida was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly kissing a 12-year-old student after a class. Vega, 22, is charged with one count of lewd and lascivious behavior on a child and is being held on $50,000 bond. News sources did not name a private attorney for Vega.

According to the arrest report, the alleged incident took place on January 3 at Pembroke Pines Premier Martial Arts school on 17503 Pines Boulevard. Vega and the student had reportedly been communicating on social media before he allegedly kissed her. The student claims he told her that he wanted to have sex with her when she was older.

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